Precision Nails R01 Glam Metal NOTD

Posted by Lipglossiping On October - 29 - 2010

I mentioned last week a nail polish that had instantly hit all the right notes and soared into my top Winter favourites list.  Here it is:

Glam Metal by Precision Nails is a beautiful gunmetal polish with an array of multicoloured sparkle.  The sparkle is subtle, perhaps just a touch too subtle.  I would have been doing cartwheels had it been just a little more apparent.  As it stands, this is a stunning shade for a Winter manicure.  The finish makes the polish look almost chrome-like (in that slightly grungey way I love).  I’m not sure if you can make out from the swatch above… but the gunmetal isn’t an out-and-out grey.. it has the teeniest hint of purple/taupe to it.  You can see why I’m loving this can’t you?

Application was good, thinner rather than thicker and the above shows three coats.  Drying time is average and wear has been good with no chips to report.

Precision is available to buy online from their website or Venus Nail & Beauty with bottles priced at around £5.99 each.

9 Responses to “Precision Nails R01 Glam Metal NOTD”

  1. Looks identical to the polish I have from W7 in 30 Pewter. Its also one of my winter faves.

  2. Kirsty says:

    Love this colour

  3. This is a really fab colour – and I am surprised it is reasonably priced as well!!!

  4. Gigi says:

    I dunno if it’s too subtle, though I guess there must be similar colors out there. I do love it either way though.:) Great swatch

  5. Jan says:

    Lovely colour, right up my street. Thanks for this.

  6. Nicole says:

    what a beautiful polish, I love that it’s not frosty like many other gunmetal shades!

  7. teenee says:

    its byoooo teeee fullllll 😀

  8. gio says:

    That’s gorgeous!

  9. I love gunmetal nails they are great alternative to full on black and still look good for the office.

Leave a Reply to Jan

RANDOM

Benefit Gimme Brow Review

I simply cannot over-stress the importance of amazing eyebrows. Well err, scratch that because obviously I could… I could suggest that they were more important …

For the man who has everything...

Do you remember the times when men used to stick “go faster” stripes on their cars in an attempt to make them look less like …

WINNER: set of Boots 17 MAGNETIC Nail Polishes!

The lucky winner of the set of Boots 17 Magnetic Nail Polishes is… Twitter follower… Congratulations Zeby!  I’ll be getting in touch v. soon to …

Revlon Fantasy Lengths - Review

As a total false lash virgin, I was excited but cautious when approached to test out some lashes from the Revlon Fantasy Lengths range.  What’s …

Let's talk Brows...

They’re kind of a big deal. It’s a substantial thing to grow hair on your face.  Billions of pounds go into the development of products …

Swatch Saturday - Chanel Taupe Grisé #87

I have the inimitable Pink Sith to thank for this Swatch Saturday.  When she told me all about it’s magical powers of taupeness, I knew …

Illamasqua Art of Darkness - Scarab Nail Polish NOTD

Whilst Illamasqua’s Viridian was released with a flourish and huge interest from nail bloggers excited to see the emerald green featured in the campaign shots… …

OMG! LIKE, WHERE ARE YOOOOOOO?

Barielle Wildflower SPRING Collection…. c’mon c’mon c’mon it’s nearly Summer already… hurry the *bleep* up!

Butter London Jack The Lad NOTD

Is it ever too early to start wearing holiday nail polishes?  The correct answer would be no.  Jack The Lad is from Butter London’s Holiday …

Marc Jacobs goes Bang

It’s not uncommon for a fragrance to give you a swift kick to the guts… nowadays it’s all about the impact and it’s all about …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads